Douglas County Corrections in Alexandria Minnesota

Address and phone number for Douglas County Corrections, a Jail & Prison, at 8th Avenue West, Alexandria MN.

Douglas County Corrections
305 8th Avenue West, Alexandria, Minnesota, 56308

About the Douglas County Corrections

The Douglas County Corrections, located in Alexandria, MN, is a secure facility that houses inmates. The inmates may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. Jails and Prisons maintain records on inmates, including arrest records, sentencing records, court documents, and other criminal records. Douglas County Corrections makes these records available to the public.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Alexandria inmates
  • Conducting a background check
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Contacting an inmate
  • Jail and Prison visiting hours
Locating Alexandria Inmates

Alexandria Jails and Prisons provide information about inmates. These records include Jail and Prison rosters, inmate contact information, and sentencing information. In addition to locating current inmates, the records may provide information on former inmates or inmates who have been transferred. The Douglas County Corrections may also be able to provide information about inmates housed in other Douglas County or Minnesota Jails and Prisons, including information on prison transfers.

Finding Douglas County Criminal Records

Jails and Prisons in Douglas County maintain criminal records for current and former inmates. These records include arrest records, warrant records, parole records, and other information about convicted offenders. Criminal records can also list information about the inmate's crime, court-ordered victim restitution, and parole eligibility. Records for former inmates can also include parole information. These criminal records play a central role in conducting a thorough background check.

Alexandria Jail and Prison Policies

Jails and Prisons within Douglas County follow Minnesota or federal policies depending on their type. The Douglas County Corrections provides information on its policies, including rules for contacting inmates, sending money to inmates, or visiting the facility. Contact the main office for information about visitation hours and any restrictions on visitation.

Jail and Prison Transfers

While Jails are short-term facilities for inmates awaiting trial or sentencing, Prisons house inmates serving longer sentences. Some Jails incarcerate inmates serving short sentences, typically under one year. Inmates often transfer between Douglas County Jails and Prisons. Douglas County Corrections can provide information on inmate transfers to local, state, or national facilities.

State and Federal Prisons in Douglas County

In Minnesota, the Department of Corrections (DOC) or Bureau of Prisons (POC) oversees state prisons. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (FBOP) runs federal prisons. These agencies also oversee private prisons operating in Douglas County, which must follow Minnesota and federal regulations.

Contact the Douglas County Corrections

You may contact the Douglas County Corrections by calling 320-762-3889, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Douglas County Corrections, 305 8th Avenue West, Alexandria, Minnesota, 56308.

Map of Douglas County Corrections in Alexandria Minnesota

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